The Kohathites set forward, bearing the sanctuary. The others set up the tabernacle before they arrived.
but appoint the Levites over the Tabernacle of the Testimony, and over all its furnishings, and over all that belongs to it. They shall carry the tabernacle, and all its furnishings; and they shall take care of it, and shall encamp around it.
At that time the LORD set apart the tribe of Levi, to bear the ark of the covenant of the LORD, to stand before the LORD to minister to him, and to bless in his name, to this day.
Moses wrote this law, and delivered it to the priests the sons of Levi, who bore the ark of the covenant of the LORD, and to all the elders of Israel.
that Moses commanded the Levites, who bore the ark of the covenant of the LORD, saying,
1 Chronicles 15:13
For because you did not carry it at first, the LORD our God made an outbreak against us, because we did not seek him according to the ordinance."
"When Aaron and his sons have finished covering the sanctuary, and all the furniture of the sanctuary, as the camp moves forward; after that, the sons of Kohath shall come to carry it: but they shall not touch the sanctuary, lest they die. These things are the burden of the sons of Kohath in the Tent of Meeting.
But to the sons of Kohath he gave none, because the service of the sanctuary belonged to them; they carried it on their shoulders.
The tabernacle was taken down; and the sons of Gershon and the sons of Merari, who bore the tabernacle, went forward.
1 Chronicles 15:2
Then David said, "No one ought to carry the ark of God but the Levites. For the LORD has chosen them to carry the ark of God, and to minister to him forever."
1 Chronicles 15:15
The children of the Levites bore the ark of God on their shoulders with the poles thereon, as Moses commanded according to the word of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 23:26
Also the Levites will no longer need to carry the tabernacle and all its vessels for its service."
Depart, depart, go out from there, touch no unclean thing. Go out of the midst of her. Cleanse yourselves, you who bear the vessels of the LORD.
You shall put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry the ark.
He put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark, to bear the ark.
The rings shall be close to the rim, for places for the poles to carry the table.
You shall make the poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold, that the table may be carried with them.
He made the poles of acacia wood, and overlaid them with gold, to carry the table.
Its poles shall be put into the rings, and the poles shall be on the two sides of the altar, when carrying it.
He put the poles into the rings on the sides of the altar, with which to carry it. He made it hollow with planks.
You shall make two golden rings for it under its molding; on its two ribs, on its two sides you shall make them; and they shall be for places for poles with which to bear it.
He made two golden rings for it under its molding crown, on its two ribs, on its two sides, for places for poles with which to carry it.